More than meets the eye: the role of self-identity in decoding complex emotional states.

Abstract

Folk wisdom asserts that "the eyes are the window to the soul," and empirical science corroborates a prominent role for the eyes in the communication of emotion. Herein we examine variation in the ability to "read" the eyes of others as a function of social group membership, employing a widely used emotional state decoding task: "Reading the Mind in Eyes… (More)
DOI: 10.1037/a0028628

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